There is little agreement on the level and scope of taxation in America, but nearly all participants in the tax debates agree that the system needs fundamental reform. No matter the goals, including making the system fairer, more understandable, or easier to navigate, Brookings experts have long been in the center of developing recommendations for tax reform.
Fiscal Therapy: A Rehab Program for America's Addiction to Debt
2014, William G. Gale
Fiscal Therapy explains the scope and nature of the deficit problem facing the United States and offers sensible, balanced, workable solutions in clear language, drawing on national history, the experiences of other countries, and economic analysis.
U.S. Economic Performance
U.S. Budget Deficit
November 20, 2014, Mireya Solís
Opinion | Cato Institute
November 19, 2014, William G. Gale
November 5, 2014, William G. Gale
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October 10, 2014, Xinye Zheng
Opinion | Tax Policy Center's TaxVox
September 19, 2014, William G. Gale
September 9, 2014, William G. Gale and Andrew A. Samwick
Opinion | Fortune
July 18, 2014, Robert E. Litan
Opinion | Wall Street Journal
June 30, 2014, David Wessel
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